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Source: CIA World Factbook
Burkina Faso Map
This is a map of Burkina Faso, showing the biggest cities in Burkina Faso.
Burkina Faso Flag
Burkina Faso Flag Description.
Two equal horizontal bands of red (top) and green with a yellow five-pointed star in the center
note: uses the popular pan-African colors of Ethiopia.
Wednesday, 12-04-13, 10:27
[ISS]It is true for Mali and Somalia. But not for Burkina Faso or Kenya. To be labelled a 'fragile state' is not something any country in Africa welcomes. The category implies that a country is unable to borrow on the market and faces stringent conditionalities put in place by international financial institutions such as the World Bank. It carries the stigma of incapacity and lack of progress; of poverty, violence and poor governance.
Monday, 11-25-13, 21:07
[CGAP]Washington, DC -Judges highlighted outstanding photography from six different African countries in the 2013 CGAP Photo Contest. The photo "Double Curves" from Mali by photographer Chi Keung Wong won the third prize overall, while the photo "New Tread" from Tanzania by Pauline Opmeer won the Sub-Saharan Africa regional prize. Two entries from Uganda and one from Burkina Faso and Sudan were among the 30 winners and finalists. For the second consecutive year, a popular online vote determined a People's Choice winner and vote